About Us

Mission Statement 

WVBU, 90.5 FM Lewisburg is “The Voice of Bucknell University,” Bucknell’s one and only, student-run radio station. WVBU plays a music format of modern and alternative rock, with a number of specialty shows of such genres as classical, jazz, and classic rock. The station fills a niche in the airwaves that has been left open by local radio stations, and provides public service announcements and news to the campus and surrounding area. WVBU also operates a remote services division, providing music for on-campus entertainment. WVBU-FM is open to membership, after a mandatory training period, to all members of the Bucknell community, students and faculty alike.

Technical Info

  • Antenna Location: Roof of Dana Engineering Building
  • Antenna Height: 25 feet
  • Antenna Height Above Sea Level: 19.8 meters
  • Monopole design: single aluminum pole
  • Effective Radiated Power (ERP): 225 kW (measures coverage area)
  • Transmitter Power: 250 W
Currently Playing on WVBU
Steely Dan - Reelin' In the Years
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@DJPalindrone is live in 8 minutes with an all-new edition of 128 EDM! Listen live right here: http://t.co/JGqLPMuMJD
- Monday Jun 30 - 9:08pm

DJ PariahMaus hittin' the airwaves with some #epic beats. Check out http://t.co/hmrSjRrDbt to listen. @kendricklamar @AngelHaze up later!
- Friday Mar 21 - 10:15pm

Four of our board members were at @1035KTU and @Z100NewYork this past week at #CMA2014 ! http://t.co/WRxr7Qshf6
- Monday Mar 17 - 10:26pm

Um, #mutual! “@g_ragold235: @elvisduran loved @WVBU #winning #ray
- Tuesday Oct 1 - 11:26am

Whaaaaat “@g_ragold235: OMG!!! @WVBU mentioned on @Z100NewYork !!!!!!!! #raybucknell
- Tuesday Oct 1 - 11:25am